Swimming: Kioko stars in Coast Novice gala

By Ernest Ndunda: Monday, September 24th 2018 at 00:00 GMT +3 | Sports
Paul Nzuki Kioko from Oshwal Academy in action during the Coast Novice swimming gala at Agha Khan academy in Mombasa County on Saturday 22nd September 2018. Photo/Kelvin Karani

Paul Kioko was the player to beat during the Coast Novice swimming gala at Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa.

 In boys' Under-14 50m fly, Kioko, swimming for Oshwal Academy, won in 41.03. Kioko bagged his second gold in boys' 100m Individual Medley (IM) after winning in a time of 1:28.84. 

However, Nyali Primary School, who had the highest number of swimmers, dominated in most of the categories. In boys' Under Seven 100m IM, Ethan Mbithi of Nyali Primary won in a time of 2.24.37 as Ciara Flynn of Braeburn Mombasa International School won in girls' 8-9 years 100m IM after returning 2.15.28.

Imani Wamuyu of Nyali Primary was second position after she timed 2.20.32. [Ernest Ndunda]